Curriculum Vitae for Jessie Swimeley

 

Education
University of Oregon, Bachelor of Arts, Photography, 2002
Northwest Community College, Powell Wyoming, Associates of Applied Science in Photography, 2000
 

Solo Exhibitions
2021- Apocalypse Gurl, Installation in the Green Box at Surel’s Place, Boise Idaho

2021- Art Zone 208, Featured Artist, Boise Idaho

2019- Art Zone 208, Featured Artist, Boise Idaho
2018- Neighborhood Clinic, Boise, Idaho
2017- West Lynn Library, West Lynn, Oregon
2017- Canby Library, Canby, Oregon
 

Juried Group Exhibitions

2021- Riverside Hotel, “Opus 2021” Treasure Valley Artists Alliance Juried Exhibition, Boise Idaho

2021- A Smith Gallery, “Unbound”, Johnson City Texas

2021- Avianne Gallery, “Fearless”, Boise Idaho

2021- A Smith Gallery, “Black/White”, Johnson City Texas

2020- Riverside Hotel, “Opus 2020” Treasure Valley Artists Alliance Juried Exhibition, Boise Idaho

2020- Crossroads Gallery, “Vehicle and Voyage”, Baker City, Oregon

2020- We Art Women, Boise Idaho

2020- Panorama Project: A View From You Surel's Place
2019- Surel’s Place, “Holiday Flash Show”, Boise Idaho

2019- Riverside Hotel, “Opus 2019” Treasure Valley Artists Alliance Juried Exhibition, Boise Idaho
2019- 37th Annual Wallowa Valley Festival of Arts, Josef Oregon
2019- Surel’s Place, “TVAA Flow State Flash Show”, Boise Idaho

2019- Boise State Public Radio, Boise Idaho, “Juried Exhibition 2109”, Boise Idaho
2018- Boise State Public Radio, “Juried Exhibition 2018”, Boise Idaho
 

Group Exhibitions
2021- Nampa Civic Center, “Electric Zest”, Nampa Idaho

2021- Old Idaho Penitentiary, “32 Cells”, Boise Idaho

2021- Meridian Library, “Teeny Treasure Valley”, Meridian Idaho

2021- Riverside Hotel, “BOSCO Showcase”, Boise Idaho

2021- TVAA Gem Center Gallery, “Pieces of Me”, Boise Idaho

2021- Meridian Library, “Monochrome”, Meridian Idaho

2021- Nampa Civic Center, “Flow State”, Nampa Idaho

2021- Initial Point Gallery, TVAA “Am I Blue?”, Meridian Idaho

2021- TVAA Gem Center Gallery, “Figure This”, Boise Idaho

2021- Initial Point Gallery, “BOCSO Showcase”, Meridian Idaho

2020- Riverside Hotel, “BOSCO Showcase”, Boise Idaho

2020- TVAA Gem Center Gallery, “#AloneTogether”, Boise Idaho

2020- BOSCO, “Small Works”, Boise Idaho

2020- Nampa Civic Center, “Abundance”, Nampa Idaho

2020- Meridian Library, “High Kitsch”, Meridian Idaho

2020- TVAA Gem Center Gallery, “Spring”, Boise Idaho

2020- Initial Point Gallery, “Beyond the Red Door”, Meridian Idaho
2020- Meridian Library, “Reflections and Shadows”, Meridian Idaho
2020- Nampa Civic Center, “Epic”, Nampa Idaho

2019- Meridian Library, “Story Time”, Meridian Idaho
2019- Nampa Civic Center, “Rooted”, Nampa Idaho
2019- Meridian Library, “Pet Portrait Revisited”, Meridian Idaho
2019- Nampa Civic Center, “Focus”, Nampa Idaho
2019- Nampa Civic Center, “Uncanny”, Nampa Idaho
2019- Nampa Civic Center, “After Dark: A Duality”, Nampa Idaho
2019- Meridian Library, “Tiny Treasure Valley”, Meridian Idaho
2018- Boise State Public Radio, “Red Green”, Boise Idaho
2018- Nampa Civic Center, “#NoFilter”, Nampa Idaho
2018- Boise State Public Radio, “Happy Accidents”, Boise Idaho
2018- Nampa Civic Center, “agriCULTURE”, Nampa Idaho
2018- Boise State Public Radio, “Black and White”, Boise Idaho

 

Public Art Displays

2021- JUMP Boise, “It’s a Bug’s World” Illumibrate: Celebration of Light and Color, Boise Idaho

2020- JUMP Boise, “Fluorescent Forest” Illumibrate: Celebration of Light and Color, Boise Idaho

2019- JUMP Boise, “Origami Garden” Illumibrate: Celebration of Light and Color, Boise Idaho


 

Features and Publications

2020- Panorama Project: A View From You, Surel's Place Idaho Press Tribune

2020- "The 180" with Marcia Franklin IDAHO PUBLIC TELEVISION

2019- Discarded featured on CaFE website

 

Awards
2021- 2nd place Perpetual Aftermath, “Fearless”, Avianne Gallery, Boise Idaho

2021- Administrator of the Year for 2020, RAW Instagram Hub

2020- 3rd Place Last Sunrise “Opus 2020”, Boise Idaho

2020- COVID Cultural Commissioning Fund Award

2019- Honorable Mention Rust and Chrome “Opus 2019”, Boise Idaho
2000- Maymia/Epson Student Photographer of the Year

 

Residencies
2020- Surel’s Place, “Pandemic in Blue Community Quilt”, Boise Idaho

 

Grants

2021- Alexa Rose Foundation Artist Grant

 

Art Fairs and Events

2021- BOSCO Open Studio Tour, Boise Idaho

2021- Surel’s Place Friday Night Studio Strolls

2021- Art and Roses, Boise Idaho

2021- Friday Night Art, Boise Idaho

2020- BOSCO Open Studio Tour, Boise Idaho

2019- Idaho City Days, Idaho City Idaho

2019- Boise Art in the Park, Boise Idaho

2019- Shoshone Arts Festival, Shoshone Idaho

2019- Nic Fest, Casper Wyoming

2018- Idaho City Days, Idaho City Idaho

2018- Nampa Art Festival, Nampa Idaho

2018- Idaho Falls Art Fair, Idaho Falls Idaho

2018- Nic Fest, Casper Wyoming

2018- Indigo Art Fair, Meridian Idaho

2018- Silverton Fine Art Fair, Silverton Oregon

2017- Silverton Fine Art Fair, Silverton Oregon

 

Member of the Following Organizations
2020 to present- President Treasure Valley Artists' Alliance, Boise Idaho

2020 to present- Member of Boise Open Studios Collective Organization (BOSCO)

2020 to present- Member of AlternativePhotography.com
2018 to 2021- Moderator and Administrator for Instagram Hub pages, RAW Community
2017 to 2021- Member Artist Art Zone 208, Boise Idaho

2017 to 2019- Volunteer Coordinator and Vice-President Treasure Valley Artists' Alliance, Boise Idaho